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City holiday schedule

Monday, December 23, 2019 by Elizabeth Pagano

City offices and municipal facilities will be closed Tuesday, Dec. 24, and Wednesday, Dec. 25, in observance of Christmas Eve and Christmas, and Wednesday, Jan. 1, in observance of New Year’s Day. Trash, recycling, compost and yard trimmings collection will “slide” one day forward if the your collection day falls on a holiday. In addition, recreation, cultural arts, nature and senior centers and museums will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, with shorter hours on New Year’s Eve. All pools will close at 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve and will be closed Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, except for Barton Springs Pool, which will remain open without lifeguards during regular hours. Austin public libraries will close at 6 p.m. on New Year’s Eve and will be closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day except for the Central Library, which will be closed Dec. 24 and 25. For questions about city services or more specific information, call 311 or read this detailed list of holiday hours.

This whisper has been corrected, the Central Library will be open on December 26.

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